Capturing the Cosmos: An Astrophotography Workshop


WHEN October 14-23, 2021
WHERE Zoom WHO Center for Astro, Particle, and Planetary Physics Open to the Public

We invite people of all ages with basic experience in Astrophotography to join a three-day free-of-charge workshop in Astrophotography, catered for advanced photographers who are seeking a clear understanding of what it takes to create breathtaking photos of the Milky Way and the night skies. The workshop will include planning trips and shoots to successfully capturing and composing the images, and lastly, how to bring the images to life with special advanced post-processing techniques.

The workshop is held virtually via Zoom, with in-person events at Manarat Al Saadiyat, Al Sadeem Observatory, and in the Abu Dhabi desert.

Workshop Dates: October 14, 15, and 23, 2021

Sponsored by
  • Nikon and ibrandconnect
  • Samy Olabi, Workshop Instructor
  • Mohamad Abbas, Research Associate, NYU Abu Dhabi
  • Mohamad Ali-Dib, Research Scientist, NYU Abu Dhabi
Organized by
  • The Center for Astro, Particle, and Planetary Physics (CAP3)
  • Manarat Al Saadiyat Photography Studio

In Collaboration with

Al Sadeem Observatory

Workshop Dates

October 14, 15, and 23, 2021

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